Texas Retailers Golf Tournament Benefiting the Texas Retailers Education Foundation

2018 Texas Retailers Golf Tournament Benefiting the Texas Retailers Education Foundation Eagle Pointe Golf Club 12440 Eagle Pointe Drive Mont Belvieu, Texas 77535 8:00AM — Friday, April 20, 2018 8:30AM — Shotgun Start Individual Golfer – $175: Registration includes: Green Fee, Cart Fee, Range Balls + Lunch for (1) Golfer Golf Foursome – $700: Registration […]


TRA Plastic Container Theft Task Force Shuts Down Another Illegal Grinder

In October, our Plastic Crate Task Force Investigator got a tip from one of the member company employees that they saw a pick up loaded with plastic containers being delivered to what looked like a recycling location. Our Investigator placed the location under surveillance and over the next month or so collected pictures and video of […]


In the Cart – December 2017 Compilation

Texas WIC Program Training Update As mentioned on the WIC Conference call recently held, all employees/clerks involved in processing Texas WIC transactions are required to successfully complete the WIC online training program annually. Please click here to directly link to the TX WIC web site and one of the training modules like Vendor Cashier Training that your employees can […]


Southeast Texans “shopping small” on Black Friday

KFDM.com By Jessica Crawford Shoppers rushed to stores this Black Friday in Southeast Texas, but it’s not only the big box retailers that are staying busy. Cars lined the streets of Boston Avenue in Nederland as shoppers began their holiday shopping at small businesses in the area. Small business owners are encouraging people to buy […]


Texas retailers forecast a strong shopping weekend amid strengthening economy

KXAN.com By Chris Davis AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Texas Retailers Association is predicting a big season for businesses big and small as the holiday shopping season officially kicks off this week. That’s despite a slow start to Black Friday for stores in the shopping center at Interstate 35 and 51st Street in north Austin. Metal […]


“Open Carry” of Blades, Knives, Etc.

Below are some frequently asked questions about Texas’s new “open carry” law. This is not legal advice. What does this new “Open Carry” law mean? Texans will now be able to openly carry blades: Machetes, Daggers, Spears, Bowie Knives, Swords. Anything with a blade longer than 5.5 inches is now legal to be openly carried. Where […]